Memorial Day Ceremony

Posted by  //  May 25, 2016  //  News

Monday, May 30 at 10 AM – 12 PM
76 Main Street, Cortland, NY
City of Cortland veteran organizations host an annual Memorial Day Ceremony to honor and remember those who have fallen in the line of duty.
Old Timers Band plays a patriotic medley

11:00am Memorial Ceremony
Presentation of colors opening the ceremony
VFW Commander Thomas E. Margrave welcomes guests
Introduction of guest speaker: Major Patrick E. Blankenship,
U.S. Marine Corps, Executive Officer Cornell MROTC
Honor Guard ceremony – rifles fired; taps played
Closing remarks

12:00pm Courthouse Memorial Park ceremony conducted by Cortland County V.A.
Services Director Carl Bullock
Placement of wreaths at the conflict markers and reading of the Mortuary Report

1:00pm Reception at the VFW. All are welcome.

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